Tag Archives: Independent financial advice in the UAE

Teenagers & Money – 10 useful tips

There is no doubt that many youngsters leaving school this summer are lacking in practical knowledge about their finances. It is important to have some financial knowledge to safely negotiate the adult world so here are some points that every … Continue reading

Posted in General financial information, Need to know, saving money | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Have you forgotten or lost a UK pension?

This may sound like a silly question but research from a major British insurance company has shown that up there are up to 2.5 million forgotten UK pension plans.  Furthermore, the UK government estimates that the size of these forgotten … Continue reading

Posted in General financial information, Investment, Need to know, Pension | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Are your funds in the dog house?

It is estimated that in the UK alone some £8 billion is languishing in under-performing investment funds. Add all the money in offshore funds and other jurisdictions and the number is worryingly large. These poorly performing funds, known as dogs, … Continue reading

Posted in General financial information, Investment, Pension | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Need to know: Your financial priorities

Many of us muddle through our financial lives, not focusing on what matters the most, so this article is designed to help you sort out your financial priorities. You have probably thought that there are some issues you need to … Continue reading

Posted in General financial information, Investment, Life Assurance, Need to know, Pension, Tax & info, Wills | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

When your investments are more than just money

For a significant number of investors, investing in shares and funds can feel like a dance with the devil as they have to compromise beliefs to achieve a return. With the growing awareness of the environmental impact of modern life, … Continue reading

Posted in General financial information, Investment, Pension | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

2018 – how will it be for you & your finances?

There is no doubt that we live in interesting times on many levels and naturally people will have financial concerns. High on the list of worries is the potential adverse effect of a geopolitical event but it is the potential … Continue reading

Posted in General financial information, Investment, News, Pension, Tax & info, Wills | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

UAE Public holidays for 2018

These are the official dates of public holidays for the UAE for the coming year so you can make a note in your diary now and plan ahead. Actual days off work for both the public and private sector will … Continue reading

Posted in News, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment